Fuller’s chef day

Open days being held across the UK

Fuller, Smith & Turner P.L.C., the London brewer and premium pub company, is looking for people passionate about food to work in its outstanding kitchens. This new recruitment drive will see Fuller’s travel the length and breadth of the UK seeking the very best chefs and kitchen staff to work across its estate.

Paul Dickinson, Head of Food, said: “We want to be the best by making sure we have the very best people working for us. We are taking this recruitment drive nationwide as we’re looking for the most talented people to join our team. If you have a passion and pride for food and customers then we are a perfect match.”

Fuller’s currently has over 380 pubs in its estate, mainly in London and the South East, but also reaching from as far as Birmingham, Bristol, the Isle of Wight and Brighton. Each Fuller’s pub is individual, but all have the aim of engaging the customer with fresh, quality food. As it is important to have the right equipment to do the job, all Fuller’s kitchens are fully kitted out and use modern cooking techniques.

Training with Fuller’s includes:

· Head Chef induction (Company policy within first month)

· E-Learning Food Safety for kitchen staff (Delivered via PC requirement within first three months)

· Level 3 Food Safety for supervisors

· E-learning Health and Safety at work

· In-depth Chef Scholarships (BIIAB Levels 1,2 & 3)

For further information, please visit http://jobs.fullers.co.uk or pop along to one of the Open Days to meet the team for an informal chat.

Recruitment Days

Location Date Hotel Address

Manchester 05 August 2014 Crowne Plaza, 70 Shudehill, Manchester, M4 4AF

Birmingham 06 August 2014 Holiday Inn Smallbrook, Queensway, Birmingham, B5 4EW

Belfast 11 August 2014 Holiday Inn Belfast, Ormeau Avenue, BT2 8HS

Cardiff 11 August 2014 Holiday Inn Castle Street, Cardiff, CF10 1XD

Dublin 12 August 2014 Camden Court Hotel, Camden Street, Dublin 2

York 14 August 2014 Holiday Inn York, Tadcaster Road, York, YO24 1QF

Glasgow 15 August 2014 Holiday Inn Glasgow City Centre, 161 West Nile Street, Glasgow, G1 2RL

For further information please contact the press office:

Georgina Wald 020 8996 2198 [email protected]

Joanne Steward 020 8996 2135 [email protected]

Notes to Editor

Fuller, Smith and Turner P.L.C. is an independent traditional family brewer founded in 1845 and is based at the historic Griffin Brewery in Chiswick, London, where brewing has taken place continuously since 1654. The Company runs 181 Managed Pubs and Hotels and 205 Tenanted pubs, with a focus on outstanding cask ale, great wine, exemplary service and delicious fresh, home-cooked food. The Company also has 641 boutique bedrooms in its Managed estate and owns a 51% share of The Stable, a craft cider and pizza restaurant business. Fuller’s pub estate stretches from Brighton to Birmingham and from Portishead to the Greenwich Peninsula, including 168 locations within the M25.

The Fuller’s Beer Company brews a portfolio of premium beers including London Pride, ESB, Organic Honey Dew and Frontier Craft Lager. In June 2013, the Company acquired Cornish Orchards, a craft cider maker producing a range of award-winning ciders and premium soft drinks. Fuller’s is also the UK distributor for Sierra Nevada, the premier US craft beer.